History Movies
Devotion

Devotion

Devotion
IMDb: 6.8
139 min

The harrowing true story of two elite US Navy fighter pilots during the Korean War. Their heroic sacrifices would ultimately make them the Navy’s most celebrated wingmen.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Battle for Saipan

Battle for Saipan

Battle for Saipan
IMDb: 6.7
94 min

A Surgeon defends a hospital from invading enemy forces in the Battle of Saipan during World War II.

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Genre: Action, History, War
Battle for Saipan

Battle for Saipan

Battle for Saipan
IMDb: 6.7
94 min

A Surgeon defends a hospital from invading enemy forces in the Battle of Saipan during World War II.

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Genre: Action, History, War
Godland

Godland

Godland
IMDb: 7.4
143 min

In the late 19th century, a young Danish priest travels to a remote part of Iceland to build a church and photograph its people. But the deeper he goes into…

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Genre: Drama, History
Call Jane

Call Jane

Call Jane
IMDb: 6.3
121 min

A married woman with an unwanted pregnancy lives in a time in America where she can’t get a legal abortion and works with a group of suburban women to find…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Swimmers

The Swimmers

The Swimmers
IMDb: 7.4
134 min

From war-torn Syria to the 2016 Rio Olympics, two young sisters embark on a risky voyage, putting their hearts and their swimming skills to heroic use.

Genre: Drama, History
Till

Till

Till
IMDb: 7.2
130 min

The true story of Mamie Till Mobley’s relentless pursuit of justice for her 14 year old son, Emmett Till, who, in 1955, was lynched while visiting his cousins in Mississippi.

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Genre: Drama, History
Corsage

Corsage

Corsage
IMDb: 6.9
113 min

A fictional account of one year in the life of Empress Elisabeth of Austria. On Christmas Eve 1877, Elisabeth, once idolized for her beauty, turns 40 and is officially deemed…

Genre: Drama, History
Meet Me in the Bathroom

Meet Me in the Bathroom

Meet Me in the Bathroom
IMDb: 7.0
105 min

An immersive journey through the New York music scene of the early 2000s. Set against the backdrop of 9/11, this documentary tells the story of how a new generation kickstarted…

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A Man of Action

A Man of Action

A Man of Action
IMDb: 6.4
111 min

Loosely inspired by the life of Lucio Urtubia, explore the figure of the so-called anarchist ‘Robin Hood,’ who ran a legendary counterfeiting operation in Paris that put him in the…

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Genre: Drama, History
She Said

She Said

She Said
IMDb: 7.4
129 min

New York Times reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor break one of the most important stories in a generation — a story that helped launch the #MeToo movement and shattered…

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Genre: Drama, History
Emancipation

Emancipation

Emancipation
IMDb: 5.8
132 min

Inspired by the gripping true story of a man who would do anything for his family—and for freedom. When Peter, an enslaved man, risks his life to escape and return…

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The Royal

The Royal

The Royal
IMDb: 5.7
98 min

The promising career of former Kansas City Royal slugger Willie Mays Aikens quickly turned disastrous because of drug addiction.

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Genre: Drama, History
The Lost Leonardo

The Lost Leonardo

The Lost Leonardo
IMDb: 7.5
96 min

London, England, 2008. Some of the most distinguished experts on the work of Italian artist Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) gather at the National Gallery to examine a painting known as…

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The Haunting of the Tower of London

The Haunting of the Tower of London

The Haunting of the Tower of London
IMDb: N/A
90 min

The Two Princes, imprisoned and allegedly murdered in the Bloody Tower within the Tower Of London by Richard III. The story tells how they allegedly came back to haunt the…

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Genre: History, Horror
Benediction

Benediction

Benediction
IMDb: 7.0
137 min

The story of soldier and poet Siegfried Sassoon (1886–1967), who was decorated for bravery on the Western Front, and is best remembered for his angry and compassionate poems about the…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Downton Abbey 2: A New Era

Downton Abbey 2: A New Era

Downton Abbey 2: A New Era
IMDb: 7.5
125 min

The Crawley family goes on a grand journey to the South of France to uncover the mystery of the dowager countess’s newly inherited villa.

Downton Abbey: A New Era

Downton Abbey: A New Era

Downton Abbey: A New Era
IMDb: 7.7
125 min

The Crawley family goes on a grand journey to the South of France to uncover the mystery of the dowager countess’s newly inherited villa.

Operation Mincemeat

Operation Mincemeat

Operation Mincemeat
IMDb: 6.9
128 min

In 1943, two British intelligence officers concoct Operation Mincemeat, wherein their plan to drop a corpse with false papers off the coast of Spain would fool Nazi spies into believing…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Harry Haft

Harry Haft

Harry Haft
IMDb: 6.9
129 min

Harry Haft is a boxer who fought fellow prisoners in the concentration camps to survive. Haunted by the memories and his guilt, he attempts to use high-profile fights against boxing…

Genre: Drama, History
The Survivor

The Survivor

The Survivor
IMDb: 6.9
129 min

Harry Haft is a boxer who fought fellow prisoners in the concentration camps to survive. Haunted by the memories and his guilt, he attempts to use high-profile fights against boxing…

Genre: Drama, History
Hostile Territory

Hostile Territory

Hostile Territory
IMDb: 4.5
153 min

Former P.O.W. Jack Calgrove moves Heaven and Earth to be reunited with his children following the Civil War. After returning home, Jack discovers that his wife has tragically died and…

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Where Is Anne Frank

Where Is Anne Frank

Where Is Anne Frank
IMDb: 6.5
99 min

The film follows the journey of Kitty, the imaginary friend to whom Anne Frank dedicated her diary. A fiery teenager, Kitty wakes up in the near future in Anne Frank’s…

Selena

Selena

Selena
IMDb: 6.8
127 min

In this biographical drama, Selena Quintanilla is born into a musical Mexican-American family in Texas. Her father, Abraham, realizes that his young daughter is talented and begins performing with her…

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Genre: Drama, History, Music
Man of God

Man of God

Man of God
IMDb: 6.4
109 min

Exiled unjustly, convicted without trial, slandered without cause. Man of God depicts the trials and tribulations of Saint Nektarios of Aegina, as he bears the unjust hatred of his enemies…

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Genre: Drama, History
Chernobyl: Abyss

Chernobyl: Abyss

Chernobyl: Abyss
IMDb: 5.0
136 min

The aftermath of a shocking explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power station made hundreds of people sacrifice their lives to clean up the site of the catastrophe and to successfully…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Shadow In My Eye

The Shadow In My Eye

The Shadow In My Eye
IMDb: 7.4
107 min

On March 21st, 1945, the British Royal Air Force set out on a mission to bomb Gestapo’s headquarters in Copenhagen. The raid had fatal consequences as some of the bombers…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Rebel Dykes

Rebel Dykes

Rebel Dykes
IMDb: 6.7
89 min

A heady, energised mash-up of animation, unseen archive footage and interviews, Rebel Dykes provides an intimate insight into the politically charged, artistically radical subculture in 1980s London, and the individuals…

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The Pirates: The Last Royal Treasure

The Pirates: The Last Royal Treasure

The Pirates: The Last Royal Treasure
IMDb: 6.1
126 min

A gutsy crew of Joseon pirates and bandits battle stormy waters, puzzling clues and militant rivals in search of royal gold lost at sea.

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Against the Ice

Against the Ice

Against the Ice
IMDb: 6.5
102 min

In 1909, two explorers fight to survive after they’re left behind while on a Denmark expedition in ice-covered Greenland.

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Frederick Douglass: In Five Speeches

Frederick Douglass: In Five Speeches

Frederick Douglass: In Five Speeches
IMDb: 5.3
58 min

Acclaimed actors draw from five of Douglass’ legendary speeches, to represent a different moment in the tumultuous history of 19th century America as well as a different stage of Douglass’…

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Eiffel

Eiffel

Eiffel
IMDb: 6.2
108 min

The government is asking Eiffel to design something spectacular for the 1889 Paris World Fair, but Eiffel simply wants to design the subway. Suddenly, everything changes when Eiffel crosses paths…

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Genre: Drama, History
The Red Ghost

The Red Ghost

The Red Ghost
IMDb: 6.2
96 min

Also Known As: Red Ghost: Nazi Hunter December 30, 1941. Vyazma (‘Vyazemsky cauldron’) is a small detachment of Soviet soldiers, by fatal coincidence, in an unequal battle with a special…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Werewolf Castle

Werewolf Castle

Werewolf Castle
IMDb: 4.8
92 min

When a pack of werewolves attack a medieval village, Thorfinn, whose lover perished in the attack, joins knights Thomas, Osmund, Hamelin, and Hal Skullsplitter as they lead the fight back…

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What Has Been Lost

What Has Been Lost

What Has Been Lost
IMDb: 5.4
84 min

My mother has died. Her name was Maria. Her children, we, Raúl and Santiago, discover among the objects left by our mother hundreds of photographs from our maternal grandfather, from…

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Redeeming Love

Redeeming Love

Redeeming Love
IMDb: 7.1
134 min

A retelling of the biblical book of Hosea set against the backdrop of the California Gold Rush of 1850.

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Munich: The Edge of War

Munich: The Edge of War

Munich: The Edge of War
IMDb: 7.5
123 min

At the tense 1938 Munich Conference, former friends who now work for opposing governments become reluctant spies racing to expose a Nazi secret.

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Delicious

Delicious

Delicious
IMDb: 6.7
112 min

France, 18th Century. The prestige of a noble house depends above all on the quality of its table. At the dawn of the French Revolution, gastronomy still is a prerogative…

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Genre: Comedy, History
Blessed Virgin

Blessed Virgin

Blessed Virgin
IMDb: 6.7
131 min

Also Known As: Benedetta A 17th-century nun becomes entangled in a forbidden lesbian affair with a novice. But it is Benedetta’s shocking religious visions that threaten to shake the Church…

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Coco Before Chanel

Coco Before Chanel

Coco Before Chanel
IMDb: 6.7
105 min

Several years after leaving the orphanage, to which her father never returned for her, Gabrielle Chanel finds herself working in a provincial bar. She’s both a seamstress for the performers…

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Genre: Drama, History